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Grebe, Hawk, Ducks and Egret

 
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Feb 21, 2012 23:22 |  #1

Been out shooting the last couple of days. Some of these are with my 7D and some are from my 2011 tax return, otherwise known as my new 1D IV :lol:.

Pied-Billed Grebe with a snack

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Northern Shoveler over the marsh
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Hawk over the marsh giving me the once over
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Egret...the second shot giving a good test to the auto focus
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Finally a mallard making his way back toward the bay
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Feb 21, 2012 23:24 |  #2

Wow! All of them are VERY crisp and sharp! Great series and great job. Love the variety.


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Feb 22, 2012 06:06 |  #3

Either one, they all turned out quite nice, Well done! Congrats too!


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Feb 22, 2012 14:35 |  #4

Nice series of shots and nice variety...well done!


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Feb 25, 2012 09:48 |  #5

You have some very nice shots here Lenny. Good shooting. The Shoveler is wonderful.


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Feb 25, 2012 10:24 |  #6

Very nice results and the Egret is a tough one being all white but you did it well.


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Feb 25, 2012 11:10 |  #7

Nice set with the first four being my favourites ..


Gary Fairhead C/C welcome .....

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